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  • Table Tennis training for everyone from age 6 to adult
    John Bonello
    Table tennis is what we live for here at HiTT Academy. We are the best table tennis school in Malta, with National champions in Under 13, Under 15, Under 18, Under 21 and Senior categories. If you’re thinking of taking up the racket and joining the fun then look no further.  Our training hall at St Albert’s College in Valletta This is why HiTT Academy is your definite choice: Professional coaching by Malta’s most experienced
  • HiTT Academy donates €1,381.38 to the Malta Community Chest Fund 
    John Bonello
    Here at HiTT Malta Table Tennis Academy we believe in the unifying power of our sport. Time and time again, the table tennis community has brought together people to donate money for charitable causes and help other fellow humans in need. This time it was no different. 4 table tennis events in aid of the Malta Community Chest Fund However, instead of a marathon like we did every December during the past 5 years, this
  • HiTT Academy wins 7 out of 8 Table Tennis events
    John Bonello
    With the 1st National Ranking tournaments over, here at HiTT Malta Table Tennis Academy we have even more reasons to celebrate this Christmas. Our players swept the board in 7 out of 8 events, collecting a total of 7 gold and 7 silver medals! How festive is that? The ranking tournaments consisted of Junior events (played between Monday 9th and Monday 23rd December) and of Seniors events (played between Friday 20th and Monday 23rd December).
  • John Bonello
    Fantastic news! HiTT Malta Table Tennis Academy Head Coach Mario Genovese has been appointed by the Asian Table Tennis Union to lead the “Aim for the Stars” South Asian Training Camp in New Delhi, India. This is a great opportunity for Mario, to further strengthen his coaching reputation and also for his personal satisfaction. We asked him for a comment on his feelings after hearing the amazing news and this is what he had to
  • Greece Training Camp 2019
    John Bonello
    HiTT Malta Table Tennis Academy had yet another busy summer. After the successful training camp in The Netherlands, it was time to visit Iaonnina again. Between the 27th August and 1st of September 2019, our Head Coach Mario Genovese and Assistant Coach Sascha Genovese accompanied a group of talented young HiTT players on this trip to Greece.   Back to Greece The Iaonnina training camp has become a yearly appointment for our Academy due to the benefits reaped by
  • Malta International Tournament 2019
    John Bonello
    1 Silver, 2 Bronze medals and great performances all around for Maltese table tennis players in the 1st Malta International Table Tennis Tournament organised by the MTTA. Between Thursday 12th September and Sunday 15th September, a selection of Maltese players from all Academies banded together to represent our country in a competition that saw Juniors and Cadets from 8 nations battle it out at the University Sports Complex in Tal-Qroqq. And what a tournament that
  • TT4YOU International Summer Camp 2019 in Schiedam
    The HiTT Team
    Yet another amazing training opportunity for our students. On 3rd August 2019, a group of players from our academy took off to Rotterdam accompanied by HiTT Malta Head Coach Mario Genovese. They took part in a 7-day intensive table tennis training camp known as TT4YOU. The camp was held in Schiedam, a quiet city in the west of the Netherlands. Our students had the opportunity to train under top coaches from different countries. In total, 77
  • HiTT workshop with Malta's leading Sports Psychologist Dr Adele Muscat. Mental training and how the brain affects the game
    John Bonello
    Like most individual sports, Table tennis is a mental game as much as it is physical. And this means that as a player, you should be flexing your brain muscles on a daily basis. If you manage to create the right balance between how you think and how to spring into action, then you’ll discover a recipe for success.  This is what our guest, Sports Psychologist Dr Adele Muscat, spoke about to our young players.
  • The HiTT Team
    Recently, a junior and cadet team of HiTT Academy players together with HiTT Malta Head-coach Mario Genovese took off to Lagos, Algarve in Portugal for the 1st high-performance table tennis training camp organised by the United Table Tennis Coaching Team (UTTCT). In the camp, 32 players from Portugal, England, USA, Malta, Nigeria, Germany and Turkey trained under the expert eyes of Alfonso Vilela, David Diniz, Eli Baraty, Aleksey Yefremov and our own Mario Genovese. HiTT